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The Buffalo Library has reopened its doors for the community’s readers. The local branch of the Great River Regional Library system closed its doors on March 16 in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, and with direction from the CDC, they have been working to prepare extra measures to keep visitors...
These fawns are daily visitors to the Daniel Mosley residence in Corinna Township. They usually make the rounds with their mother two or three times a day. There have, at times, been as many as a dozen or so deer in the backyard at a time. They have even been caught playing in the sprinklers, which...
As of Friday, June 26, Wright County residents can start receiving absentee ballots for the Aug. 11 primary election. There are two options voters can use to complete an absentee ballot application – online or filling out a standard paper application. The link to apply for an absentee ballot online...
The Buffalo Police Department reported suspects moving through neighborhoods during the early-morning hours of June 25, with the first call made at 4:32 a.m. A second call was also made to the police, and both incidents occurred near the Settlers Pointe neighborhood. They were opening vehicle doors...

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Outdoor celebrations dominate social schedules each summer. Several of these celebrations coordinate with national holidays or days of national pride and are accompanied by barbecues, parades,...
Summer weather draws many people outside. Warm air and sunshine can be hard to resist, even when temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels. Sunburn may be the first thing that comes to mind...
Backyard pools provide families with ample opportunities for recreation. It's easy to be distracted by all the fun when swimming in a backyard pool, but it is crucial that homeowners take steps to...
I live in Northern Minnesota near a wetland along a river. I have contracted a rash the past two summers from either poison ivy, poison sumac or poison oak while out cutting, digging or pulling weeds...
Quick facts Mushrooms may appear in lawns due to excess rain or irrigation. Mushrooms are fruiting bodies of soil fungi. Mushrooms are rarely indicative of a lawn disease. During periods of heavy...
Fairy ring in lawn. Photo: William M. Brown Jr. Bugwood.org Wet weather and over irrigation of lawns can sometimes result in mushrooms popping up. Most notably, "fairy rings" make themselves...
Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Bundles
Summertime: Fruit and vegetable gardens are starting to produce lots of good ingredients and grilling outdoors is in high season. Here are a few recipes incorporating the fresh produce and outdoor...
The Buffalo Legion hosted a classic car show on Saturday, June 20. Eighty-seven cars were on display, and a large crowd turned up for the event. The Everett Smithson Band provided live music, and the...

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